HR Manager/Assistant Manager (1 year renewable contract)

Date: 09-Apr-2021

Location: Singapore

Company: Dentons

Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP is one of Singapore’s largest full service law practices. Dentons Rodyk enjoys the distinction of being Singapore’s oldest law practice. Trusted since 1861, Dentons Rodyk has been a part of Singapore's entrepreneurial history, having acted for the earliest local corporates and institutions, and having advised leading multinational corporations on their investments in Singapore.

We pride ourselves in being a responsible member of our community, contributing whenever possible, as an organisation and as individuals, to the less fortunate and needy. We will build on our longevity and success by continuing to provide strategic advice suited to our clients’ commercial and professional goals.

We will continue to provide effective global representation to support our clients’ growth and needs internationally. Above all, we value relationships. We will continue to build enduring relations with the people we work with and the people we work for.



We are looking for 2 experienced managers/assistant managers with the following skill sets.

  1. HR business partner with experience managing recruitment activities.  
  2.  HR operations - Payroll and benefits management


Candidates with experience in any of the functions listed above may apply.


Business Partnering


You will serve as an advisor to the management and employees on HR related issues. You will maintain strong, effective and transparent delivery of communication with different stakeholders in the organisation.


You possess good knowledge of multiple human resources disciplines, such as talent acquisition and development, employee retention, organisational effectiveness, compensation practices and diversity.



  • Provides HR advice and guidance to managers and employees.
  • Maintains in-depth knowledge of employment law and make recommendations to management on relevant review to firm policy.
  • Manages employee relations issues (e.g disciplinary actions, grievances, termination).
  • Oversees recruitment activities including internship and traineeship programmes.
  • Works with education institutes on recruitment events/fairs.
  • Involve in end to end recruitment for managerial level positions.
  • Works with business heads on manpower planning and budgeting.
  • Manages and guides executives in the team on their daily work.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as assigned.


  HR Operations - Payroll and benefits management




  • Processes monthly payroll and claims.
  • Ensures data in HR system is updated promptly and accurately. Liaises with vendor on system maintenance/troubleshooting.
  • Submits government claims in a timely manner (eg. In-camp-training, maternity, Government-Paid Childcare Leave, EDB grant).
  • Submits online tax clearance (IR21) for resigned staff (non-Singaporean).
  • Processes Practicing Certificates cost recovery from resigned lawyers.
  • Manages Renewal of Patent Agency Practicing Certificates and Notaries Public & Commissioners for Oaths.
  • HR data analysis, reporting and surveys eg. MOM/CPF/EDB surveys and monthly global reports.
  • Negotiates insurance renewal with insurer.
  • Co-ordinates and work with Finance on budgeting.
  • Manages and guides executives in the team on their daily work.
  • Any other ad-hoc duties as assigned.




  • At least 6 years of HR experience including 2 years in a supervisory role.
  • Working knowledge of multiple human resource disciplines, including compensation practices, recruitment, talent management, employee relations, performance management and employment laws.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and a team player.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.


Interested applicants please apply with updated resume and expected salary.


We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


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Candidates looking for remote working option may also be considered.

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